Country Christmas Albums Released

Christmas Angels, a compilation featuring country artists, arrived in stores on Tuesday (Nov. 8). Released by Capitol Nashville, the 10-song album features Suzy Bogguss, Deana Carter, Amber Dotson, Jennifer Hanson, Alison Krauss, Jamie O’Neal, Cyndi Thomson and Tanya Tucker, as well as Christian artists Bethany Dillon and Nichole Nordeman. … In related news, the acoustic ensemble NewGrange has released A Christmas Heritage on Compass Records. The featured musicians include Philip Aaberg, Darol Anger, Alison Brown, Mike Marshall, Tim O’Brien and Todd Phillips.